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    Allen & Wheelock Center Hammer Lipfire Army Single Action Revolver.
    Unserialized, .44 caliber, 7 1/2-inch octagonal and round barrel, with fixed front and rear sights. Left side of barrel marked: ALLEN & WHEELOCK WORCESTER MS. US. / ALLEN'S PAT'S SEPT. 7, NOV. 9, 1858. Case-hardened hammer. Smooth walnut grip panels. Only about 250 manufactured, according to Flayderman.
    Provenance: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Sold to benefit the Museum's collections and acquisitions.

    Condition: Good. Finish primarily a smooth grey patina, with noticeable signs of age, wear and pitting. Scattered scuffs and dings to grips. Action crisp. Moderately pitted bore.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    10th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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